Sometimes, it just takes something as simple as a music video to remind me why I stayed and how much I love it here.
This was filmed at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Munising, MI, 3 hours from where I live now, 1 hour from where I went to college, and where I spent nearly every vacation from when I was 9 until I was 19. Seeing this just reminded me that I live somewhere beautiful, special, and unique. I can't stay here forever, but a piece of my heart will.
So, Dear UP. I forgive you for the snowstorms and bad running, because you have given me these: